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Forum: Waxes, Sealants & Paint Protection 28-01-2019, 06:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,538
Posted By Surrey Sam
What is Platinum, is it just CSL and then the...

What is Platinum, is it just CSL and then the other line of products e.g. C5, G1, i1 etc?
Forum: Tools -Machine polishers, Pressure Washers, Detailing Equipment & Microfiber 24-01-2019, 08:19 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,209
Posted By Surrey Sam
It's an evolution of the Sunmatch 2. On low power...

It's an evolution of the Sunmatch 2. On low power it can scroll through 5 different colour temps, but only 1 on high output. The older Sunmatch 2 does both cold and warm temps on either setting. For...
Forum: Detailing Chat 24-01-2019, 07:32 PM
Replies: 13,769
Views: 2,117,145
Posted By Surrey Sam
My throw away comment about saving my Sister some...

My throw away comment about saving my Sister some money, on a Land Rover Williams Ceramic Coating for her new Range Rover Sport has now come home to roost. Oh well, that's this weekend taken care of....
Forum: Detailing Chat 23-01-2019, 08:16 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,141
Posted By Surrey Sam
Certainly beats the Turtle Wax era.

Certainly beats the Turtle Wax era.
Forum: The Music Zone 24-12-2018, 10:52 PM
Replies: 2,022
Views: 326,276
Posted By Surrey Sam
Kevin Bloody Wilson

My favourite (adult) Christmas song:

https://youtu.be/af7LwnA913g
Forum: The Studio 24-12-2018, 07:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,415
Posted By Surrey Sam
Nice job. It's not a 4.5L diesel though...

Nice job.

It's not a 4.5L diesel though :wall: This is the new (crap) badging concept which Audi is now pushing. It allows them to incorporate hybrid and electric cars to the model ranges.
...
Forum: Polish/Cleaners/Compounds/Glaze 24-12-2018, 01:02 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 8,598
Posted By Surrey Sam
To use its fussy like HD Cleanse is and muted the...

To use its fussy like HD Cleanse is and muted the paint fleck for me. Looked like it had some type of acrylic constituent, which I don't like the look of on my pearlescent paint. I'd say it may be...
Forum: Polish/Cleaners/Compounds/Glaze 24-12-2018, 12:28 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 8,598
Posted By Surrey Sam
Best paint cleaner is a polish. Just use a nice...

Best paint cleaner is a polish. Just use a nice quality finishing one like Koch M2.01

Tried the fabled MK Pure and it's up there as my most disappointing product ever.
Forum: Help..! 23-12-2018, 11:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,058
Posted By Surrey Sam
Yes, detailed my Ti Akrapovic exhaust and bumper...

Yes, detailed my Ti Akrapovic exhaust and bumper finishers. I was more apprehensive about using heavier compounds, so instead utilised Menzerna Metal Polishing Cream and it worked well, just a lot of...
Forum: Pre-wash stages, Washing, Drying, Clay & 'Quick Detailing' 18-12-2018, 01:32 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 8,326
Posted By Surrey Sam
Quite a few variable factors there, like the LSP...

Quite a few variable factors there, like the LSP in use, pressure washers, water temp, dirt types etc. However it's very hard, I would say nigh-on-impossible to get a touchless wash by just spraying...
Forum: Bilt Hamber 16-12-2018, 08:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,802
Posted By Surrey Sam
Yes they play well together. I've foamed...

Yes they play well together.

I've foamed just Surfex onto the car before to deal with heavy soiling and been fine, as it's an Alkali just be careful on plastics and plastic effect metal trims.
Forum: Waxes, Sealants & Paint Protection 16-12-2018, 07:09 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,787
Posted By Surrey Sam
I've been trying out P&S Beadmaker, first...

I've been trying out P&S Beadmaker, first impressions are that it'd fit your requirements.

Adds gloss to paintwork, cleans glass better than most dedicated glass cleaners, works well on plastics -...
Forum: Machine Polishing 13-12-2018, 07:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,504
Posted By Surrey Sam
Had great results with Lake Country on the Flex...

Had great results with Lake Country on the Flex 3401. I utilise various foam pads from their CCS range, depending on paint requirements. Also their microfibre pads are very good, as they finish down...
Forum: Interior & Glass 07-12-2018, 12:13 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,171
Posted By Surrey Sam
100% not an issue. Use it on my perforated...

100% not an issue. Use it on my perforated steering wheel and gear knob. I use a terry cloth sponge to apply and then a microfiber to wipe clean. Great product.
Forum: Detailing Chat 06-12-2018, 09:11 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 779
Posted By Surrey Sam
Auto Finesse Oblitarate is another great product...

Auto Finesse Oblitarate is another great product for this job, also use it for removing window tint glue and dealer stickers etc.
Forum: Polish/Cleaners/Compounds/Glaze 26-11-2018, 12:15 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 6,934
Posted By Surrey Sam
My Tolco Grey 320CR triggers have been fine with...

My Tolco Grey 320CR triggers have been fine with UPOL slow and all other harsh valeting chemicals. Only purchased from reputable sources.
Forum: The Music Zone 26-11-2018, 11:01 AM
Replies: 2,022
Views: 326,276
Posted By Surrey Sam
Menual - Shimmering [EP]

This has been getting a lot of repeat time for me.

Not sure what genre it fits into - Chillstep, Future Garage or Ambient Electronic? It's just very chilled out music with great bass lines that...
Forum: Prestige Car Care Shop 25-11-2018, 08:07 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,357
Posted By Surrey Sam
Just some Menzerna Powerlock doing its thing...

Just some Menzerna Powerlock doing its thing after a blast down to Goodwood.

https://farm1.staticflickr.com/827/28034996578_49890ac186_h.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/JHmFKY)RS4 at Goodwood...
Forum: The Motoring Zone 25-11-2018, 12:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 724
Posted By Surrey Sam
I paid £11 each delivered from eBay, seller is...

I paid £11 each delivered from eBay, seller is Cardiff Audi I believe.

Item numbers - 183058744989 & 182743566275

Mine were a straight swap and fitting them was nice and easy, just needed a...
Forum: The Motoring Zone 25-11-2018, 11:24 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 724
Posted By Surrey Sam
Not heard of curtain type? I've swapped out...

Not heard of curtain type?

I've swapped out the heated 3 jet versions on my B8 RS4 to heated C7 A6 facelift ones, these have a combination of misting and jet. Its worked well through the summer....
Forum: Interior & Glass 23-11-2018, 11:44 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,110
Posted By Surrey Sam
If your car also has Air Conditioning, keep using...

If your car also has Air Conditioning, keep using it through the winter as that will also help dry the air. It's not just for hot weather and cooling air.
Forum: Waxes, Sealants & Paint Protection 20-11-2018, 11:55 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 23,103
Posted By Surrey Sam
Yes the current hype is excessive but it was...

Yes the current hype is excessive but it was developed around 2012 and brought to market in 2015 from what I've looked into.

It's not an SiO2 product, so maybe their chemist found a way to get...
Forum: The Motoring Zone 20-11-2018, 11:44 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,462
Posted By Surrey Sam
Hate the pops and bangs trend manufacturers are...

Hate the pops and bangs trend manufacturers are currently doing. It's an easy cop out from making a car actually sound good under load.
Forum: Interior & Glass 19-11-2018, 08:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 6,128
Posted By Surrey Sam
Parcel tape can sometimes help with removing...

Parcel tape can sometimes help with removing stranded types of debris.
Forum: Waxes, Sealants & Paint Protection 18-11-2018, 08:59 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 23,103
Posted By Surrey Sam
That's great news. :thumb:

That's great news. :thumb:
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